Laredo Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Over The Road. We Train!

    C.R. England - Laredo, TX

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers. Have you always wanted to become a truck driver, but dont like the sound of a solo life on the road Try Team Driving Whether you...

    from C.R. England - 14 days ago
  • Utilities Equipment Repairer - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Laredo, TX

    Energize your future by joining the Army National Guard as a Utilities Equipment Repairer. Utilities Equipment Repairers maintain and repair electrical equipment such as electric...

    from Army National Guard - 7 days ago
  • Critical Care Nurse

    U.S. Air Force - Laredo, TX

    Critical Care Nurse U.S. Air Force Position Summary You earned the degree - now get the respect. Nurses are vital to quality patient care, and in the Air Force, they're treated...

    from U.S. Air Force - 1 day ago
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Laredo, Texas

Laredo is the county seat of Webb County, Texas, United States, on the north bank of the Rio Grande , across from Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Mexico. As of the 2005 census, the city population was 207,787. Laredo is part of the Laredo / Nuevo Laredo metropolitan area with a total population of 575,585. Laredo has the distinction of having seven flags flown over the city. Having been founded in 1755, Laredo grew from a villa to the Capital of the defunct Republic of the Rio Grande to the largest inland port on the United States-Mexican Border. Today, it has four international bridges and one railway bridge. Laredo's weather is semi-arid during the summer and mild during the winter. Laredo International Airport is within the Laredo city limits, while the Quetzalcoatl International Airport is nearby in Nuevo Laredo in Mexico. The city has four semi-professional teams; Bucks, Broncos, Heat, and Lobos. Texas A&M International University and Laredo Community College call Laredo home. The...more

Laredo Careers

Among the most common occupations in Laredo are Sales and office occupations, 29%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 23%; and Service occupations, 17%. Approximately 67 percent of workers in Laredo, Texas work for companies, 16 percent work for the government and 7 percent are self-employed.

Laredo Industries

The leading industries in Laredo, Texas are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 23%; Retail trade, 14%; and Transportation and warehousing, and utilities, 13%. Simply Hired's Laredo job listings indicate that the following industries in Laredo are hiring the most workers:

Laredo Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Laredo, Texas is $23,131, and the median income of households in Laredo was $32,019.

Average Salaries in Laredo, TX

Laredo, TX


According to our Laredo Trends data, the number of Laredo, Texas jobs has decreased by 11% since September 2013.
Laredo job trends

Laredo Employment Statistics

Population of Laredo
Total population 207,787
Male 47.97%
Female 52.03%
Median age 26.6
Laredo Housing
Owner-occupied homes 60.1%
Median cost of a home $89,800
Median mortgage payment $699
Renter-occupied homes 39.9%
Vacant housing 7.5%
Median monthly rent $578
Average Income
Median for all workers $16,936
Median for all male full-time $25,538
Median for all female full-time $20,724
Household Income
Less than $10,000 17%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 15%
$25,000 to $34,999 12%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 17%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 5%
$150,000 to $199,999 2%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 26%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 16%
High school graduate 22%
Some college, no degree 12%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 13%
Graduate degree 5%
Marital Status
Never married 27%
Currently married 54%
Separated 5%
Widowed 5%
Divorced 9%
White 87%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 0%
Other 12%
Laredo Commute
Carpool 10.9%
Public transportation 2.5%
Average travel time 18 minutes